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Catalog Number 2004.324.52
Object Name Card, Advertising
Scope & Content 4 advertising cards with color illustrations for L. Henderson, Florist, 1519 Farnam.
1. color picture of red roses and a pitcher dominating most of the card with the words, "L. Henderson, Florist, 1519 Farnam St., Omaha. Phone 1258" underneath the picture.
2. color picture of white roses and small purple roses with a pitcher dominating most of the card with the words, "L. Henderson, Florist, 1519 Farnam St., Omaha. Phone 1258" underneath the picture.
3. color picture of white roses and red geraniums in a pitcher dominating most of the card with the words, "L. Henderson, Florist, 1519 Farnam St., Omaha. Phone 1258" underneath the picture.
4. on the front is a small picture of cut flowers with instructions on the care of flowers. "To Keep Cut Flowers Fresh. 1. Check evaporation by keeping in a cool place avoiding drafts. 2. Supply moisture by keeping stems immersed in vase of cold water. Immediately after receipt, cut off a portion of the end of the stems of flowers, each day, then split all stems a trifle at the ends and place in fresh cold water. Keep in coolest part of the room. At night place in refrigerator or other cool place. Never keep blossoms under water." On the back, "Lewis Henderson, Florist 1519 Farnam Street Phone Douglas 1258 Omaha, Neb."
Creator Henderson, Lewis
Title Henderson Florist Advertising Cards
Collection Miscellany